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CHILL celebration returns to the Queen Mary

0 Submitted by on Wed, 30 November 2016, 23:30
Celebrate the holiday season at the 5th annual CHILL at the Queen Mary ship now open through Jan. 8. In addition to ice skating, ice tubing, sleigh rides, and visits with Santa, Southern California’s coolest holiday adventure will unveil a new interactive and immersive experience,Alice in Winterland. Light up the night and follow the Queen down the rabbit hole this holiday season with Continue Reading...
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Celebrate Halloween at CAKE: The Sweets & Party Expo

0 Submitted by on Fri, 30 September 2016, 14:58
Have your cake and eat it too at the convention devoted to the celebratory dessert when the CAKE: The Sweets & Party Expo comes to the Del Mar Fairgrounds Oct. 29-30. Participate in cake decorating (and eating!) contests, indulge your sweet tooth, and hone your skills at demos and make-and-take stations. Perfect for foodies, hobbyists, or people who just love sweets, parties,and Continue Reading...
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San Diego-based web series hosts makeover launch party

0 Submitted by on Tue, 22 January 2013, 22:03
By Sandra Kraisirideja In celebration of its recent launch, the blog and web series “Broke but Bougie” is throwing a progressive makeover party at Francesca’s in the Fashion Valley Mall on Jan. 24 from 6 to 9 p.m. “Bougie” means dressing outside of your economic class by finding affordable clothing that looks expensive. It appears to be inspired by the Continue Reading...
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Comic-Con wrap-up

2 Submitted by on Sun, 24 July 2011, 17:48
By Sandra Kraisirideja Another Comic-Con has come to a close and already half of the tickets for 2012 are sold out. In year’s past attendees could simply walk up to a booth in the convention center and pick up a registration form for the next year’s Comic-Con. This year, organizers moved pre-registration to the Hyatt and only sold 2,400 passes Continue Reading...
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Netflix changes its plans and pricing

1 Submitted by on Wed, 13 July 2011, 09:00
By Sandra Kraisirideja Netflix is officially splitting apart its streaming and DVD services on Sept. 1. The new pricing plan for somebody who has unlimited streaming and unlimited DVDs with Blu-ray access will be broken down as folllows: $7.99 for streaming and $9.99 for DVDs. This is an increase of roughly $6 from the current price for these services. Current Continue Reading...
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Cheap Eats at San Diego County Fair

0 Submitted by on Wed, 15 June 2011, 08:30
By Sandra Kraisirideja Every Tuesday at the San Diego County Fair is $2 taste of the Fair where patrons can purchase smaller portions of some of the Fair’s best-loved treats for only $2. While the concept is relatively new to the Fair, it’s already enormously popular and not surprisingly one of the biggest attendance days of the entire Fair. This Continue Reading...
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Olivia Wilde to receive the 2011 Maui Film Festival Female Shining Star

0 Submitted by on Wed, 18 May 2011, 23:39
Olivia Wilde, recipient of the Female Shining Star Award at the 2011 Maui Film Festival. Courtesy photo. Olivia Wilde will receive the 2011 Maui Film Festival Female Shining Star Award, said Barry Rivers, Director of the event, which began June 15 at the Wailea Resort in Maui. The Female Shining Star Award honors a film artist, still in the ascendance Continue Reading...
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“Pirates Day” Hot Topic Fan Event in Hollywood May 14

0 Submitted by on Wed, 11 May 2011, 08:00
Courtesy photo In celebration of the upcoming release on May 20 of Walt Disney Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films’ “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides,” the next installment in the hugely popular film franchise, directed by Rob Marshall, Walt Disney Studios announced today special “Pirates Day” fan events, fun-filled celebrations of all things “Pirates,” which will include advance 3D Continue Reading...
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Broken hearts can be healed

0 Submitted by on Fri, 15 April 2011, 08:03
By Sandra Kraisirideja At a wine party the other night I started chatting with a male guest about movies and he confided that he mostly only went to movies when he was in a relationship. Upon hearing this I asked him to tell me the last movie he saw so that I could guess the last time he was in Continue Reading...
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Dream job in the making

0 Submitted by on Mon, 10 January 2011, 23:12
By Sandra Kraisirideja My dream job in high school was to be Editor-in-Chief of “Premiere” magazine, a publication that folded its U.S. print edition in 2007 and moved to an online-only format. From the start of my development as a journalist I wrote mainly about movies and entertainment. Despite my desire to work for “Premiere” I did little to pursue Continue Reading...
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